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Authorities contemplating to extend export of greens

Submit by Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Srinagar, August 15: Kashmir authorities want to increase the export enterprise of greens outdoors India within the coming months.

Director Agriculture, Choudhary Iqbal stated, “Within the coming months, we try to export increasingly greens outdoors the nation by air.”

He stated that the division is sending greater than 150 vehicles of greens outdoors Kashmir.

Iqbal additional stated that the division can also be anticipating many multinational firms to return right here in Kashmir.

“We’re in contact with many firms and shortly we’re hopeful that they’ll arrange their enterprise right here in order that the commerce trade in Kashmir will get a lift,” he stated.

Iqbal stated, ‘Parwaz scheme was began a while again and with this scheme we try to learn the grassroots of Kashmir.

The Parwaz scheme was launched by the federal government with an intention to create market linkage assist for agriculture and horticulture being harvested in Jammu and Kashmir by way of air cargo.

Underneath this scheme, a subsidy of 25 per cent is given on freight fees for carrying fruits harvested in Jammu and Kashmir for cargo by way of air cargo. The subsidy to the farmers can be supplied by way of DBT mode.

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